The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing PRINCE2 8 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.15% 12.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -1.07%
PRINCE2
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 196 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 83.86% 85.22% 67.76%
Number of salaries quoted 142 161 107
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,358
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PRINCE2
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Chester region.

PRINCE2 Salary Trend in Chester

PRINCE2
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Chester region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

PRINCE2 Salary Histogram in Chester

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 8 (42.11%) MS Project
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Publishing
5 4 (21.05%) SEO
5 4 (21.05%) Web Design
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) PMP
7 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) MS Office

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Project
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Implementation Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Project Officer
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) EPoS
1 1 (5.26%) Social Network
1 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) SEO
3 4 (21.05%) Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) MOF
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PMP
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) NCIE
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec
2 1 (5.26%) CommVault
2 1 (5.26%) NetApp
2 1 (5.26%) ION Trading
2 1 (5.26%) 3PAR